The Big Tipi

Another adventure… This time to Lost Cabin, Wyoming for a tour of The Big Tipi, aka J.B. Okie’s mansion.  Known as the Sheep King of Central Wyoming, he was an intelligent businessman with big plans. I’ve driven past this house … Continue reading

#TBT : Wooly Chaps

There’s just something about those wooly chaps of Fred Greet’s… there are many old photos of visitors and relatives, trying on the wooly chaps and playing at “being a cowboy”.  Here, Fred has roped a visitor in the chaps and … Continue reading

#TBT: Winter Cows

Since some of you are suffering through a heat wave… This goes back to 1930’s? winter time… snow on the ground… Herefords on the hill. (Thanks to J.A.G. – who posts old family photos so I can steal some of … Continue reading

#TBT: Buffalo Bill Museum

A photo postcard from the Buffalo Bill Museum… no date. Very interesting to locals as it is now composed of five different museums… The Buffalo Bill Museum, Whitney Western Art Museum, Cody Firearms Museum, Draper Natural History Museum, and The … Continue reading

#TBT: Two Cowboys

Two cowboys pose in front of our bunkhouse… part of which you can see here, as well.  Looks like it doesn’t even have its sod roof yet! No names.  No date. … Continue reading